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rJ Lee Group Selects centre county for business expansion
Pittsburgh-based company plans to develop, commercialize new technology locally
RJ Lee Group, Inc. Founder and President Dr. Richard Lee outlines his company's R&D partnership with the university, and plans to commercialize new technology locally.
The CBICC joined with officials from Penn State University and RJ Lee Group Inc. to jointly announce that the Pittsburgh-based company selected Centre County for business expansion. After signing a research and development Memorandum of Understanding with the university and inking a long-term lease for space at Innovation Park, RJ Lee Group, Inc. highlighted plans to grow commercially in Centre County. Plans to commercialize new technology from its Innovation Park facility could lead to the creation of 25 to 30 jobs over the next three years. Read more about the company's plans to engage with local industry, and the CBICC's efforts to assist with community engagement.
Read more about the Penn State University, RJ Lee Group Memorandum of Understanding.
Gunn-Mowery to host upcoming networking event
Gunn-Mowery will host the next CBICC Business After Hours networking event on Thursday, Aug. 24 at the insurance firm's newly renovated State College office. Chamber members and guests are invited to attend the event, which will feature food provided by Harrison's Wine Grill & Catering; beer selections from Otto's; and wine. Attendees will have a chance to win two tickets to the Sept. 19 NHL game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Buffalo Sabres at Pegula Ice Arena. Parking information and online registration is available here. We look forward to welcoming you on Aug. 24.
Join cbicc members for these business networking events
CBICC Business After Hours are held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The cost to attend is $5 for members; $20 for nonmembers. All employees of a member business receive the member rate, so be sure to invite your coworkers and team. Business After Hours are a great way to learn more about Centre County's business community while enhancing your professional network.
- Aug. 24 -- Gunn Mowery
- Sept. 7 -- Robin Hood Brewing Co. in Bellefonte
- Sept. 21 -- Keller Williams
- Oct. 5 -- Allegheny Lutheran Social Ministries at the Oaks in Pleasant Gap
- Oct. 19 -- Nittany Eye Associates
- Nov. 2 -- "An evening at the Match Factory," hosted by Big Spring Spirits, American Philatelic Society and PA CareerLink Centre County
- Nov. 30 -- Happy Valley Vineyard & Winery